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AHS 451. Senior Research Proposal

Credits: 1
Department: Atmospheric & Hydrologic Sciences
Description: Description of the senior research project or study. Examination of procedural steps and tools available at SCSU for completing the research project. Preparation of a proposal for a viable research project or study.
Prerequisites: Permission of instructor
Semester Offered: Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Students will demonstrate the ability to access suitable reference material in the earth sciences from both SCSU and non-SCSU sources.
2. Students will prepare a well-written scientific research proposal for a viable research project or study that will form the basis of their work in their Senior Research Project.
3. Students will orally present their proposed research ideas to the class including motivation and background, planned data sources and procedures. This presentation will illustrate how the scientific method is exemplified in the proposed work.

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